Black-topped redware shoulder jar

Egyptian
Predynastic Period
Naqada I–II, 3850–3300 B.C.


Object Place: Egypt, Naqada, 559

Dimensions

Overall: 14 x 11.5 cm (5 1/2 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

97.94

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

B ware; globular shoulder jar; small, flat base; slightly rolled, plain rim; surface worn. Cracked, rim chip missing. Petrie type B51.

Provenance

From Naqada, N/559. Gift of the Egypt Exploration Fund.

Credit Line

Gift of W. M. F. Petrie